It is still the first round of the 2011 Major League Baseball playoffs and 3 of the 4 division series match-ups are going to a deciding Game 5. Only the defending AL champion Texas Rangers managed to grab a place in the League Championship Series.
The Detroit–NYY series will be decided tomorrow. In the NLDS, the home teams Cards and Dbacks were able to win their games a few hours to arrange game 5. St. Louis will travel to Philadelphia for Game 5 while Arizona goes to Milwaukee for the series ender.
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